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Route 42

) #39 of 646 Restaurants in Windsor $$ - $$$ American, ,
2825 County Road 42, Windsor, Ontario N9A 6J3, Canada
+1 519-966-5992
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“donuts” (17 reviews)
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American, Diner, Canadian
$$ - $$$
2825 County Road 42, Windsor, Ontario N9A 6J3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our 'go to' place for breakfast. Sometimes it can be a bit of a wait, but worth it. We decided to go for dinner for a change and I was sadly disappointed. The food was very salty, and the fries were not cooked...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have gone here on for about 2 years now and 80% of the time I have had a good meal but recently I have been finding they are using too much salt. Last time I pointed it out the cashier said there was nothing...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ordered the Chicken Dinner which came over cooked and the coating was way too salty for my taste. Almost couldn't ear the coating. I wasn't the only one who said it was too salty and way fried too much. Lots of the other food...More

Thank BettyLali
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Vegetarian.....i always have the veggie pita wrap, they always make mine to order exactly how I ask. The staff is great...especially the manager, Lena....just the BEST personality around. Great atmosphere. My husband always tries something different, he loves the food.

Thank Sandra-Anthony
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my friends have been eyeing this diner for a while and when we finally visited I got to say it was great. We were greeted with amazing service and our waitress was so kind and helped us with what we needed. The food...More

Thank Foodie360180
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were seated right away, the one side of the booth's seat was dirty. I wiped it clean and sat down. Our waitress took our drink orders but did not bring all the drinks. We were looking at ordering breakfast ( it was early afternoon.)...More

Thank Cspl1
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Husband and I went for breakfast on Sunday morning. Never have I felt so rushed and had such bad service. Yes I get it, it was Sunday morning, but that is no reason to be treated so crappy. Our coffee was basically thrown on our...More

Thank Tracey M
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We eat here often and I gotta say I've never been disappointed. From their friendly staff all the way to their delicious donuts - this place always hits the spot! Unfortunately their don't carry their perigee menu items anymore. They were GREAT! There is still...More

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 18 June 2017

The French toast was good, the hash browns too. We visited on Father's day for breakfast, and waited about 20 for a table. Our server was full of personality and was quick too. We really liked our food and the whole experience. The decor is...More

Thank Rik T
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

This local Windsor diner has the atmosphere that takes you back. When we visited for lunch, it was playing Elvis Presley music. Which made you want to get up and dance. The decor is amazing but the food was even better. Fancy milkshakes and floats,...More

Thank LAMR1964
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13 September 2016|
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Response from 829irene | Reviewed this property |
If you are coming from Michigan via the tunnel, here are some easy directions: As you exit the tunnel on the Canadian side, turn left on Park St. and when you come to the first light, make a right hand turn. You will be on... More
20 March 2016|
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Response from amanda88878 | Reviewed this property |
I agree, call ahead. Not really appropriate for a children's birthday party, however depending on how many kids will be attending? Definitely a great place to celebrate with family. Waitresses are super friendly!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner, Canadian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2825 County Road 42, Windsor, Ontario N9A 6J3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Windsor
  • Phone Number: +1 519-966-5992
50's-style restaurant and ice cream parlour across the street from the Windsor Airport.
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